Milind Soman to co-judge the third season of India’s Next Top Model

Supermodel-actor Milind Soman will be seen co-judging the third season of India’s Next Top Model on MTV along with actress Malaika Arora. Milind says he is amazed with the evolution in the modelling industry. “It amazes me on how things have evolved in the Indian modelling industry. In fact we are almost at par with … Read more Milind Soman to co-judge the third season of India’s Next Top Model

They walk in beauty: A peek at India’s lesser-known pageants

Raj Chaudhari’s foray into pageantry could not have been more chaotic. He set up the Mr & Ms Maharashtra Fashion Pageant to flex his muscle in the talent scouting business. What he got instead was a half-empty event hall, a truncated show, hecklers, and two angry contestants — one of whom would not accept her … Read more They walk in beauty: A peek at India’s lesser-known pageants

High demand to increase India’s gems and jewellery export

New Delhi: Higher demand in the Middle-East and South-East Asia could help India’s gems and jewellery export grow this fiscal to about USD 42 billion, an export promotion body said today. In 2016-17, the export totalled at around USD 36 billion. According to Anil Sankhwal, Gems and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) northern region chairman, … Read more High demand to increase India’s gems and jewellery export

India’s 2016 Gold Demand Seen Falling To Lowest Level In Seven Years

Mumbai: India’s gold demand could fall as much as 24 per cent in 2016 to the lowest level in seven years due to higher prices and increased smuggling as the government seeks to bring transparency to bullion purchases, the World Gold Council (WGC) said. Lower demand from the world’s No. 2 gold consumer could hurt … Read more India’s 2016 Gold Demand Seen Falling To Lowest Level In Seven Years